Parents are key partners in their child's learning and success.
You can support your child by:
special events at school
- knowing school
rules, expectations, discipline policies, and assessment practices
newsletters, agendas and notes from the teacher
in parent-teacher interviews
- talking with
your child about school, his/her interests and friends
School Councils provide advice and
assistance to school principals and trustees regarding educational issues.
Involvement on these councils includes:
- focusing on
- informing school planning
- serving as a
liaison between parents, the school, and community groups
resources such as speakers and volunteers
information and sharing experiences
- supporting the
goals and objectives of the school
Alberta School Councils Association
School Societies / Associations
School Societies is a group of parents that meet to discuss school support ideas, and act as a go-between for parents and teaching staff to raise funds to enhance our children's education.
Fundraising Associations: Alberta School Councils' Association
Please lend a hand to your child's school! There are many different ways you can help out. For more information, contact your child's school.
Input from parents and the community
assists the Board in making decisions that ensure students are provided with the
best possible education.
Involvement at the Division level can include:
public Board meetings
· filling in
public opinion polls and surveys
trustees with ideas and concerns
board policies and reading board minutes
· keeping up to the date on local issues such as elections, government policies and teacher
KidsInsured™ Student Accident Insurance
KidsInsured™ Student Accident Insurance, provided by MSH International and underwritten by Certain Lloyd's Underwriters, KidsInsured™ is a family-first product, ensuring financial peace of mind when accidents strike.
KidsInsured™ Student Accident Insurance has plans to suit every family's budget ranging from $13/year to $33/year depending on the plan selected. All plans provide 24/7 coverage and a variety of important accident benefits. Benefit limits differ based on each plan.
To apply for the KidsInsured™ Student Accident Insurance or to find out more, visit https://kidsinsured.com/
Alberta Education myPass
myPass is a service from Alberta Education that is a secure self-service site for students to:
- View and print diploma exam results
- Order high school transcripts
- View progress towards a diploma or certificate
- A number of other services
After they register, this site provides students access to information about their education.